The Rajdhani Express is a super fast passenger train service of Indian railways that travel long routes and connect New Delhi, the capital of India, with other important destinations. That is why; it is called as Rajdhani express. The Rajdhani Express gets the highest priority as compared with other Indian trains on the Indian railway network and has fewer stops as compared to other express trains. Rajdhani Express provides high-speed connectivity of Delhi with other states with a speed up to 140 km/h. The first Rajdhani Express covered the distance of 1,445 km between New Delhi station to Howrah station of Calcutta in 16 hours 55mins. These fully air-conditioned trains offer three classes of accommodation that include First Class AC with 2- or 4-berth lockable bedrooms, and AC 3-tier with no curtains, AC 2-tier with open berths and curtains for privacy. The different Rajdhani Express trains connect New Delhi with Bhopal, Nagpur, Allahabad Guwahati, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Jhansi, Thiruvananthapuram, Kanpur, Gaya, Jamshedpur and Kota. The other important cities covered by Rajdhani Express are Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Kolkata, Patna, Jammu and Jaipur.
Rajdhani Express- Connects Delhi with Different Indian States
The passengers of Rajdhani Express are served well with meals and tea depending on the duration and timings of the journey. The travelers can also read daily newspaper in the train as provided by them so that the passenger can utilize time. That is why, Rajdhani Trains offer both pleasurable and comfortable journey to the passengers.
While talking about Rajdhani Express, one of the best features is the timetable and schedule of different Rajdhani Express trains can be easily checked online. The online booking and reservation is done to avoid any inconvenience on part of people while traveling. This online booking facility helps a lot in festive and vacation time as without going to the railway station, one can easily check the availability of the tickets online and confirm it before packing the bags. The families can easily plan out their trip to any part of India by confirming the tickets even a month ago.
The Rajdhani trains take considerable time in covering long distance at some routes with a speed of just 80km/h. Even on some routes, the airfares are cheaper than Rajdhani Express tickets and with improving standards of Indian highways, more and more people prefer to go by air or road. In such a scenario, the restructuring of fares at certain routes of Rajdhani Express is required.